Subject: Re: SUP/FTP tree of NetBSD-current/-release will switch on Dec 15
To: Noriyuki Soda <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/12/2000 20:41:25
On Tue, Dec 12, 2000 at 11:52:19AM +0900, Noriyuki Soda wrote:
> On December 15, the NetBSD-current tree of NetBSD SUP/FTP server will
> switch from NetBSD-1.5 release branch to main trunk, and the
> NetBSD-release tree will switch from NetBSD-1.4 release branch to
> NetBSD-1.5 release branch.
> In other words, after December 15,
> - if you SUP NetBSD-current, you will get NetBSD-1.5N (or something)
> - if you SUP NetBSD-release, you will get NetBSD-1.5.1_ALPHA

Could'nt we create a NetBSD-release-1-5 instead, and keep NetBSD-release
to the 1.4 branch ?
We may have more than one release branch active at a time (and I've not
yet seen any evidences that the 1.4 branch is dead).

Manuel Bouyer <>